English for Academic Purposes 10

Duration (incl. holidays) 10 weeks
Teaching Duration10 weeks
(2 Semesters is 1 academic year)
CRICOS Code073621M
Course TypeNon Award Course
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    Course Admission Requirements (for International Applications)

    • Academic or general overall score of 5.0 IELTS, with a minimum of 5.0 in reading and writing, and 4.5 for listening and speaking or equivalent. Students with any bands score below 5.0 will find it difficult to reach the required level of English by the end of this 10 week course.

    How to Apply

    International Course - application process

    If you are applying from onshore, generally, you will need to apply for an international course to TAFE South Australia at least two months before you want to start your studies in Australia. If you are applying from offshore it is highly recommended that you apply at least four months in advance.

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    Note: You must be an International resident to apply for this course. For Australian residents please visit TAFE SA Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    The English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses are designed for upper intermediate level International students who are planning to do further study in a TAFE South Australia Award course, and provide the student with the necessary academic English skills required for this purpose. The course also aims to prepare students to be successful in interacting with native speakers and teachers in TAFE Award courses.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    English for Academic Purposes 10
    Introduction to studying in Australia at tertiary level; Academic Writing and Reading Skills; Speaking, Pronunciation and Oral Presentations; Tutorial-style group discussions; Listening, note-taking skills and auditing award course lectures.

    Successful completion of the course and a positive exam result give direct entry to most TAFE SA award courses.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    These course fees are for international students only.

    Total course cost (10 weeks)AUD $3500
    Incidental Fees AUD $0
    Total Fees AUD $3500

    Note: TAFE SA does not commit to any fees shown. Charges vary between courses and subjects and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

    Overseas Student Health Cover

    All overseas students are required to have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) insurance for the entire duration of the course. The health cover rate will vary depending on the personal circumstances and duration of stay in Australia. Read more about Overseas Student Health Cover.

    Additional Services

    TAFE SA International offers an optional Arrival & Pick up and/or Accommodation Service. For further details please contact us.

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